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Bromochloroacetic acid in Missouri


Bromochloroacetic acid is a disinfection byproduct, and is formed when chlorine, chloramines or other disinfectants react with organic and inorganic matter in water. [read more]

The Most Polluted Communities in Missouri

414 water utilities reported detecting Bromochloroacetic acid in tap water since 2004, according to EWG's analysis of water quality data supplied by state water agencies

Ranked by highest average Bromochloroacetic acid level

RankSystem Population Served Positive test results of total reported tests Average Level
(Range)
1Cooper County Pwsd #3
Blackwater, MO
1604 of 412.73 ppb
(5.34 to 19.8 ppb)
2Miami
Miami, MO
1407 of 710.29 ppb
(8.44 to 12.85 ppb)
3Jameson
Jameson, MO
1137 of 710.18 ppb
(6.84 to 14.2 ppb)
4Nelson
Nelson, MO
2488 of 810.03 ppb
(7.16 to 14.2 ppb)
5Cooper Co Pwsd #2
Boonville, MO
1,43812 of 129.68 ppb
(4.23 to 15.85 ppb)
6Cainsville
Cainsville, MO
3957 of 88.91 ppb
(0 to 16.55 ppb)
7Saline Co Pwsd #3
Marshall, MO
2,60012 of 128.87 ppb
(6.53 to 11.08 ppb)
8Gilman City
Gilman City, MO
4327 of 78.73 ppb
(5.71 to 12.4 ppb)
9Saline Co Pwsd #1
Marshall, MO
3009 of 98.51 ppb
(6.92 to 11.05 ppb)
10New Hampton
New Hampton, MO
3007 of 78.35 ppb
(6.18 to 11.55 ppb)

Health Based Limits for Bromochloroacetic acid

There are no health based standards that EWG is using for this chemical

Violation Summary for Bromochloroacetic acid in Missouri

There are no violations reported for this contaminant in Missouri